I can’t wait to share some exciting restoration work that we are doing upstairs in our 1939 stone cottage. Our girls had to pack suitcases and drag their mattresses down to the basement studio to live temporarily until it’s complete and they will FINALLY get their own shower. Yes, we’ve lived here almost 14 years […]
Yesterday started out hectic. I woke up at 4:00 a.m. and couldn’t go back to sleep, worrying about all the things I committed to do this week and how I was letting things go undone. Finally got back to sleep around 6:00. Mr. Man woke me up at 7:30, which meant I had 30 minutes […]
I’m in high gear getting ready for two exciting events this week in Nashville. The first is the Kings Chapel Parade of Homes tour located in Arrington, TN, which kicks off this Wednesday with a High Tea Blogger Event. Allison and I will spend Wednesday morning installing the Christmas tree I was asked to decorate […]
I’m really excited about a fun project I’ll be working on over the next month. I’m decorating a Christmas tree at a Nashville area Designer Parade of Homes. The cool part? I’m decorating a tree that will auctioned off to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Three other southern bloggers will participate with me and decorate Christmas […]
Merry Christmas Eve! Are you ready? Surprisingly, I made enough space over the last week or so that I actually AM ready. Presents bought and wrapped. Halls (and everything else) decked. Portions of Christmas Eve dinner ready – the rest will be soon. It’s not perfect up in here. I swear. I […]
Every year, I like to come up with something new and different to do when decorating for Christmas. This year I decided to try a Christmas tree forest, but a few years ago I created a tabletop Christmas tree made of books. It’s been pretty popular on Pinterest, so I thought I’d share it with […]
I wanted to do something really different for my Christmas decorating this year . . .